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2017 Oscars: How Many Votes Does it Take to Get a Nomination?

After the addition of a massive 683 new members to the Academy this summer (an additional 10% of the existing total) that pushed the number of members to nearly 7000 (6687, to be exact), the amount of votes needed to get a nomination in any category, be it Best Picture, Best Actress or Best Animated Short, just got a little ...

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20th Online Film Critics Society (OFCS) Winners: Moonlight, Manchester, La La Land Share the Wealth

The 20th Online Film Critics Society (OFCS) awards have given their Best Picture to Moonlight with its director, Barry Jenkins, picking up the directing award as well as both supporting prizes – for Mahershala Ali and Naomie Harris. The Online Film Critics Society’s Governing Committee said, “We’d like to congratulate all involved with Moonlight for the power and humanity of ...

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Deadpool, Arrival, Lion Land 2017 Casting Society of America (CSA) Nominations

The Casting Society of America (CSA) nominations have been announced in multiple film categories for its 32nd Artois Awards and there are a few…interesting category placements, to say the least. Hell or High Water, which just earned an ACE Eddie nomination in Drama this morning is in Comedy (??) here while Captain Fantastic, which was entered as a Comedy at ...

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North Carolina Film Critics Association (NCFCA) Winners: La La Land, Hell or High Water Top Picks

The North Carolina Film Critics Association is pleased to announce the winners of its fifth annual awards honoring the best achievements in film. In close voting, La La Land emerged as the critics’ choice for Best Narrative Film. The musical romance also earned recognition for director Damien Chazelle, cinematographer Linus Sandgren, and star Emma Stone (Best Actress). Hell or High ...

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74th Golden Globe Awards Details and Presenters

The 74th Golden Globe Awards will air live on Sunday, January 8th on NBC at 8pm EST/5pm PST and will be hosted by Jimmy Fallon. For predictions in the Television categories go here. For Motion Picture go here. Check back here for updated info and presenters lists. Eight-time Golden Globe winner Meryl Streep is this year’s recipient of the Cecil ...

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Moonlight, Isabelle Huppert Charm Austin Film Critics Association (AFCA)

    The Austin Film Critics Association have chosen Barry Jenkins’s Moonlight as the Best Film of 2016 and rewarded him with their Best Director prize as well. The film also won Best Supporting Actor (for Mahershala Ali) and another win for Jenkins – in Original Screenplay. The film also received a special juried prize for its ensemble. La La ...

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